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THE MIDNIGHT SPECIAL
June 16, 2018

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways 40068/71
  2. Cathy Fink - Marcy Marxer - Sam Gleaves: I'm Happy Every Day I Live (Ruth Maddox-Alta Troxel) Shout and Shine Community Music 213
  3. Tom Rigney and Flameau: Enjoy Yourself (It's Later Than You Think) (Herb Magidson-Carl Sigman) Parhelion 50032
  4. Kate Callahan: Look for the Good Triumph self 1004
  5. Indigo Girls with University of Colorado Symphony Orchestra, Gary Lewis, cond: Closer to Fine (Amy Ray-Emily Saliers) Indigo Girls Rounder 11661-00363
  6. Carousel (orig.B'way cast - John Raitt): Soliloquy (Rodgers/Hammerstein) Decca 012 157 980-2
  7. Cliff Eberhardt: My Father's Shoes Live at the Bottom Line - 88 Fast Folk FF- 502
  8. Electric Bonsai Band (Andrew Ratshin): I Am My Dad But I'm Happy Now Yellow Tail 10004
  9. Janis Ian: Society's Child Strictly Solo Rude Girl 099
  10. Jimmie Driftwood: What Is The Color Of The Soul Of Man? Voice Of The People Monument 8006
  11. Roy Zimmerman: Summer of Loving (R.Zimmerman-Melanie Harby) Real American Metaphor 923
  12. David Mitchell & Robert Webb w/Olivia Colman & James Bachman: Slug Tales That Mitchell & Webb Sound, Series 5 BBC Audio
  13. Maria Sangiolo: Garden Slug Planting Seeds Raging River 107
  14. Timothy West & Prunella Scales: My Snails Have Not Yet Arrived (Les Barker) Missing Persians File - Guide Cats for the Blind Vol. 2 Osmosys 032
  15. Zoë Lewis: Snail Road Fishbone Wishbone Funnybone Dog Called Dog 83707-40852
  16. C. Daniel Boling: Never Speak to Me Again with intro Best of Folkstage - July 8, 2017 WFMT recording
  17. Jeni Hankins: Hey Dad The Oxygen Girl Jewell Ridge 011
  18. Dan Weber: Goodbye to Dad Best of Folkstage - March 4, 2017 WFMT recording
  19. Mustard's Retreat: Gone Again (Tamulevich/Hough) The Wind and the Crickets. . . Palmetto PM 2029
  20. Bob Gibson: Baby, I'm Gone Again (B.Gibson-Shel Silverstein) Where I'm Bound Collectors' Choice 228-2
  21. Barbara Dane: I Am a Weary and Lonesome Traveler (Lee Hays-Walter Lowenfels) Hot Jazz, Cool Blues & Hard-Hitting Songs Smithsonian Folkways 40227
  22. Indigo Girls with University of Colorado Symphony Orchestra, Gary Lewis, cond: Come a Long Way (Amy Ray-Emily Saliers) Indigo Girls Rounder 11661-00363
  23. Loudon Wainwright III: Come A Long Way (Kate McGarrigle) Attempted Mustache Columbia Legacy 65257
  24. Richard Ruane & Beth Duquette: Last Time You Came Around (Richard Ruane) Notch Road Riptone 0004
  25. Si Kahn: We Have Come a Long Way Companion Appleseed 1020
  26. Holly Near w/ Pat Humphries & Sandy O: We've Come A Long Way (Bernice Johnson Reagon) Peace Becomes You Calico Tracks 0010
  27. Janis Ian: I'm Still Standing Strictly Solo Rude Girl 81132-00019
  28. Annie & the Hedonists: Brand New Key (Melanie Safka-Schekeryk) Tonal Indulgence self 00261-42769
  29. Amy Kucharik: Catcallin' Blues Until the Words Are Gone Rag Tiger 03
  30. Gary Paul: Relocatin' My Situation American Rd Storm Canyon 180101
  31. Tret Fure: Lessons from Home Plate Roses in November Tomboy Girl 2018-83108
  32. Tim O'Brien & Steve Martin: Daddy Played the Banjo (Gary Scruggs/S.Martin) The Crow Share 83629 82130
  33. John Cowan: In My Father's Field Always Take Me Back Sugar Hill 3932
  34. Crys Matthews: One and the Same Battle Hymn for an Army of Lovers self 00261-45860
  35. Chuck Brodsky: Them and Us self 606713-802827
  36. Rod MacDonald: I'd Love to Be Wrong Beginning Again Big Flute 12
  37. Goodnight Moonshine (Eben Pariser & Molly Venter): All Men Are Brothers I'm the Only One Who Will Tell You, You're Bad self 88295-67973
  38. Ron Hynes: My Old Man Get Back Change Borealis 152
  39. Adie Grey: My Old Man (Dave MacKenzie) Grandpa's Advice Hey Baby! 1005
  40. Steve Goodman: My Old Man The Best of the Asylum Years, Volume Two Red Pajamas 007
  41. Andrew Collins Trio (Andrew Collins-Mike Mezzatesta-James McEleney): Kentakaya Waltz (A.Collins) Groove self 41533-76142
  42. Carolann Solebello: Listen Shiver Elizabeth 014
  43. Tom Rush: Voices Appleseed 1141
  44. Second Opinion (Betsy Clinton-Pat Madden-Roth-Sally Potter): Voices (Holly Near) Final Stop self 004
  45. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: When I'm Gone (close) (Phil Ochs) Spoken In Love Long Tail 003-2

Performer is composer unless otherwise noted. Song is album title unless otherwise noted. Album titles are in italics, composers in parens ( ).

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RICH'S PICKS:

Fink-Marcer-Gleaves, Kate Callahan, Indigo Girls, Ruane & Duquette, Annie & The Hedonists, Amy Kucharik, Gary Paul, Tret Fure, Chuck Brodsky, Carolann Solebello, Tom Rush

CD of the week: Chuck Brodsky

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